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Do Muslims Get "Baptized" Like Christians Do?

Short Answer: Not exactly. There are some differences in the way Islam and Christianity view the body and soul, and in the way they view water and its purifying properties. But, Muslimsdo ritually purify themselves of sin with water fairly often inwudu, or the ablution one makes before prayer, andghusl, or the whole-body shower one …

baptized catholic

Baptized Catholic As a Child: Am I Still A Muslim?

Short Answer: It depends on your heart.Your mother having baptized you and making you take the communion does not necessarily mean that you are a Catholic.God does not hold youaccountable, especially since you were a child, for your mother having you baptized and receivingcommunion. We do not inherit our faith from our parents, we choose …

Prophet Yahya

Who Was John the Baptist, According to Islam?

Short Answer: John the Baptist is known as Yahya, a prophet of Islam. He was born miraculously to two elderly parents, and his father was Prophet Zechariah, the uncle and protector of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Yahya lived a simple and ascetic life, devoted to the next world. He “baptized” people during his lifetime …

How Does Islam View Baptism? - About Islam

How Does Islam View Baptism?

In The Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- For Jesus (peace and blessings be upon him) and his followers, Baptism was just a bath or ablution to purify themselves physically, ritually and spiritually, but, …

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